Anzac Battlefield

Anzac Battlefield

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ISBN10: 1107111749 ISBN13: 9781107111745 Contributors: Mackie, C. J. (Editor); Atabay, Mithat (Editor); McGibbon, Ian (Editor); Reid, Richard (Editor) Publisher: Cambridge Univ Pr Published: Mar 14 2016 Pages: 268 Weight: 2.50lbs. Height: 10.00" Width: 7.00" Depth: 1.25" Language: English

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Anzac Battlefield: A Gallipoli Landscape of War and Memory explores the transformation of Gallipoli's landscape in antiquity, during the famed battles of the First World War and in the present day. Drawing on archival, archaeological and cartographic material, this book unearths the deep history of the Gallipoli peninsula, setting the Gallipoli campaign in a broader cultural and historical context. The book presents the results of an original archaeological survey, the research for which was supported by the Australian, New Zealand and Turkish Governments. The survey examines materials from both sides of the battlefield, and sheds new light on the environment in which Anzac and Turkish soldiers endured the conflict. Richly illustrated with both Ottoman and Anzac archival images and maps, as well as original maps and photographs of the landscape and archaeological findings, Anzac Battlefield is an important contribution to our understanding of Gallipoli and its landscape of war and memory.

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